The show went well enough. I'd be lying if I said it came off without a hitch. There's no such thing. Someone will always be performing either ill or injured and someone will always be prevented from performing due to illness or injury. Someone will be thrown into a part with no prep time and pull it off admirably. Someone will almost be thrown into a part with no prep time and get a reprieve at the last minute with much r
The performance went well. It was fun, even. Yes, I have photos. No, I’m not ready to post them yet. (Shawn took over 2000 at dress rehearsal, so we’re still picking through them in a big way.)
A flu bug ripped through the cast, as per usual. It was running rampant at home as well. Luke got it Thursday night with a stunning display of gestational pyrotechnics, but was pretty much whole and happy by Saturday night when I left for my first performance. Thank the dancing gods, I didn’t catch it until Sunday night, many hours after the curtains were closed and we’d all gone home.